Nobel Prize

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    Two Nobel literature prizes to be awarded this year

    Reuters . Stockholm | Updated at 05:04pm on March 05, 2019

    The Swedish Academy will be allowed to award the 2018 Nobel Prize for literature along with this year’s prize, Swedish Daily Dagens Nyheter reported on...

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    Japan PM nominates Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe nominated US president Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize last autumn after receiving a request from the US government...

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    Nobel laureates urge world to help victims of rape in conflict

    Agence France-Presse . Oslo | Updated at 11:55am on December 10, 2018

    Nobel laureates Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad called on the world to protect victims of wartime sexual violence in their Peace Prize acceptance speeches on...

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    Nobel peace prize winner wants IS jihadists to face trial

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    Nobel peace prize winner Nadia Murad wants to see members of the Islamic State jihadist group face justice — not death, but trial in a...

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    US economists share Nobel prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2018

    US economists William Nordhaus and Paul Romer on Monday shared the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize for integrating innovation and climate with economic growth, the jury...

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    Congolese Mukwege, Iraq’s Nadia Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

    Reuters . Oslo | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    Denis Mukwege, a gynecologist helping victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Nadia Murad, a Yazidi rights activist and survivor of...

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    Trio win Nobel Chemistry Prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    US scientists Frances Arnold and George Smith and British researcher Gregory Winter won the Nobel Chemistry Prize on Wednesday for applying the principles of evolution...

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    Laser pioneers win Nobel Physics Prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018

    Three scientists on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize for inventing optical lasers that have paved the way for advanced precision instruments used in corrective...

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    US, Japan duo win Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer therapy

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:05am on October 02, 2018

    Two immunologists, James Allison of the US and Tasuku Honjo of Japan, won the 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for research into how the body’s natural...

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    Scientists behind game-changing cancer immunotherapies win Nobel medicine prize

    Reuters . Stockholm, London | Updated at 03:59pm on October 01, 2018

    James Allison and Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for discoveries leading to breakthroughs in cancer therapy, the...